Waste and Want Ms. Strasser talked about her book Waste and Want: A Social History of Trash, published by Metropolitan Books. She focused on the evolution… read more

Waste and Want Ms. Strasser talked about her book Waste and Want: A Social History of Trash, published by Metropolitan Books. She focused on the evolution of trash and waste in the U.S. from the 19th century to the present. She also examined how culture has been affected by what people throw away. After her prepared remarks she answered questions from the audience. close

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Waste and Want

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Program ID:
153366-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Portland, Oregon, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 1999 | 1:28pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 05, 1999 | 3:32am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Nov 13, 1999 | 1:28pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 14, 1999 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 05, 1999 | 3:32am EST | C-SPAN 2
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